Do Not Do Recommendation

 
Do not use rectal medications for disimpaction unless all oral medications have failed and only if the child or young person and their family consent.

Do Not Do Recommendation Details

Recommendation:
Do not use rectal medications for disimpaction unless all oral medications have failed and only if the child or young person and their family consent.
Interventions:
rectal medications

Source guidance details

Guidance:
Constipation in children and young people (CG99)
Published date:
May 2010
Paragraph number:
1.4.4
Page number:
24

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